What state, county and municipal workers make

Excluding New York City, more than half a million state, county and municipal workers in New York made $29 billion in the fiscal year that ended on March 31, 2017, according to data provided by the Office of State Comptroller. That represents a 2.8 percent increase from the year before. Data for the 2015-16 year were also included in the table below.

You can also see this list of more than 500,000 government employees rounded up into a a database of more than 3,000 governmental units in New York State.

The data below, which cover active employees enrolled in the New York State and Local Retirement System, were obtained via a Freedom of Information Law request. You can read more here. This database was posted on Nov. 28, 2017.

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Name Employer name Amount Date Fiscal year Pension group
Name LOWRY, DAVID F Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $3,200.00 Date 07/16/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HINES, THOMAS J Employer name Town of Brookhaven Amount $3,200.00 Date 06/24/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CEGELSKI, HEATHER M Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $3,200.00 Date 06/21/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLINE, JAMES E Employer name Town of Ischua Amount $3,200.00 Date 12/29/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARELLA, ANDREW J Employer name Town of Le Ray Amount $3,200.00 Date 06/19/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAVER, WAYNE G Employer name Town of Russia Amount $3,200.00 Date 07/25/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DONAH, RICHARD A Employer name Village of Tupper Lake Amount $3,200.00 Date 12/21/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IHANDE, EDMOND O Employer name Westchester County Amount $3,200.00 Date 10/10/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMPBELL, LINDA M Employer name Town of Onondaga Amount $3,199.94 Date 07/06/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARMODY, MITCHELL E Employer name Town of Onondaga Amount $3,199.94 Date 02/02/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DORAN, BENEDICTE H Employer name Town of Onondaga Amount $3,199.94 Date 10/08/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAHANEY, JAMES L Employer name Town of Onondaga Amount $3,199.94 Date 01/01/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOLINARI, RACHEL C Employer name Town of Islip Amount $3,199.82 Date 02/25/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEUMANN, JOHN F Employer name Town of Southampton Amount $3,199.77 Date 07/22/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRAND, ADDISON M Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $3,199.42 Date 02/12/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EVANOSKI, KIM A Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $3,199.20 Date 01/22/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WATSON, SUE O Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $3,199.16 Date 11/28/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOBZIAR, PETER B Employer name Ulster County Amount $3,198.93 Date 02/01/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC COY, ESTHER J Employer name Caledonia-Mumford CSD Amount $3,198.68 Date 07/11/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOVER, JODY L Employer name Newark Valley CSD Amount $3,198.64 Date 07/12/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARLANDA, VICTORIA J Employer name Saratoga Springs City Sch Dist Amount $3,198.62 Date 01/07/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC ANDREWS, JENNIFER L Employer name Kenmore Town-Of Tonawanda UFSD Amount $3,198.28 Date 10/15/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GEBELEIN, LOREEN J Employer name Town of Fremont Amount $3,198.00 Date 03/20/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAFKO, RYAN C Employer name SUNY College at Buffalo Amount $3,197.50 Date 06/25/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ENGLISH, DANIELLE M Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $3,197.11 Date 05/01/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name NEIDNIG, ANDREW Employer name City of Middletown Amount $3,196.75 Date 07/22/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIDYUK, VALENTINA Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $3,196.67 Date 02/11/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROCKEFELLER, ALEXANDRIA M Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $3,196.67 Date 02/09/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTIN, ERIC J Employer name SUNY College at Oswego Amount $3,196.58 Date 09/22/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ALEXANDER, RICHARD E Employer name Town of Parma Amount $3,196.49 Date 01/01/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JAYNES, MARY T Employer name Elmira Psych Center Amount $3,196.44 Date 11/02/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAGGIO, CHRIS F Employer name Town of Brookhaven Amount $3,196.26 Date 07/19/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIERCE, BRIANNA M Employer name Town of Colonie Amount $3,196.12 Date 02/29/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HALL, KELLY E Employer name Town of Highlands Amount $3,196.08 Date 06/30/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUKE, RACHEL A Employer name SUNY Health Sci Center Syracuse Amount $3,196.00 Date 02/16/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SKOROS, AMANDA M Employer name East Meadow UFSD Amount $3,195.90 Date 09/01/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOWMAN, MATTHEW A Employer name SUNY College at Fredonia Amount $3,195.56 Date 09/18/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STANTON, KRISTEN N Employer name Boces-Onondaga Cortland Madiso Amount $3,195.50 Date 01/09/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAFF, LOREN M Employer name Oceanside UFSD Amount $3,195.50 Date 09/11/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEXTON, PENELOPE A Employer name Town of Riga Amount $3,195.18 Date 01/10/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRAUN, KELSEY T Employer name Chautauqua-Cattaraugus Lib Sys Amount $3,195.00 Date 12/15/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CIORCIARI, SHARI E Employer name Town of Southeast Amount $3,195.00 Date 04/14/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVISON, JUSTIN H Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $3,194.90 Date 06/08/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CERIO, PATRICIA A Employer name Oneida County Amount $3,194.71 Date 07/19/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PATTERSON, COURTNEY D Employer name Thousand Isl St Pk And Rec Reg Amount $3,194.71 Date 08/05/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUZAR, HOLLY A Employer name East Greenbush Comm Library Amount $3,194.50 Date 07/23/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEGARTY, MARY Employer name Westchester County Amount $3,194.40 Date 05/16/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEISSLEDER, JOHN C Employer name Westchester County Amount $3,194.40 Date 09/16/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARVEY, THOMAS P Employer name Town of Gorham Amount $3,194.15 Date 08/05/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LASHINSKY, SARA A Employer name West Islip Public Library Amount $3,194.06 Date 03/11/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIERSALL, JUSTIN M Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $3,193.72 Date 02/04/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COXUM, JOHNNY G Employer name SUNY College at New Paltz Amount $3,193.66 Date 05/28/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FELICE, SAMANTHA J Employer name Boces-Monroe Amount $3,193.65 Date 09/03/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAGUE, CHRISTOPHER W Employer name Schoharie County Amount $3,193.26 Date 01/05/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GILES, SAMANTHA M Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $3,193.01 Date 02/18/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GEORGE, ALLEN W Employer name Department of Law Amount $3,192.74 Date 01/14/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORSE, PATRICIA A Employer name Chemung County Amount $3,192.52 Date 05/11/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'HARA, ALLISON C Employer name South Huntington UFSD Amount $3,192.50 Date 07/23/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELCOCK, PATRICIA A Employer name City of Albany Amount $3,192.20 Date 09/15/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VITO, CHRISTINE M Employer name Saratoga Springs City Sch Dist Amount $3,192.05 Date 10/07/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STRAIN, JEAN M Employer name Office of General Services Amount $3,192.04 Date 05/08/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURNETT, JUDITH A Employer name Solvay UFSD Amount $3,192.04 Date 10/27/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BONELLI, NICHOLAS R Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $3,192.00 Date 06/02/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAILLANCOURT, KRISTY D Employer name Town of North Harmony Amount $3,192.00 Date 12/09/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELLISON, RALPH J, III Employer name Waterloo CSD Amount $3,191.99 Date 09/19/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIKE, BRYAN D Employer name Wyoming County Amount $3,191.75 Date 08/07/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JEAN LOUIS, TEGUY Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $3,191.67 Date 10/05/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUBERO, JASMIN J Employer name Town of Ithaca Amount $3,191.50 Date 10/09/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMALL, YVETTE M Employer name Bronx Psych Center Amount $3,191.27 Date 10/14/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LETTRICK, LAURIE J Employer name Shenendehowa CSD Amount $3,191.19 Date 09/03/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JEDYNAK, AMANDA L Employer name Niskayuna CSD Amount $3,191.17 Date 08/28/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARBEAU, MATTHEW C Employer name SUNY College at Oswego Amount $3,191.00 Date 04/29/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BROWN, AUGUSTINA Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $3,190.76 Date 11/15/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORCERF, ROBERT P Employer name Town of Babylon Amount $3,190.50 Date 06/27/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOGAN, SALLY J Employer name Office For Technology Amount $3,190.35 Date 08/07/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HICKS, ALICIA Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $3,190.18 Date 11/04/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BASIRICO, JOSEPH A Employer name Town of Brookhaven Amount $3,190.00 Date 05/29/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIS, EMILY L Employer name Village of East Williston Amount $3,190.00 Date 02/19/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MIMS, LATONIA B Employer name Onondaga County Amount $3,189.89 Date 09/09/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HURTEAU, VICTORIA L Employer name Ogdensburg City School Dist Amount $3,189.73 Date 08/29/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WYGANT, TAYLOR C Employer name Wallkill CSD Amount $3,189.53 Date 12/08/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MCCORMICK, KIM J Employer name Yorkshire Pioneer CSD Amount $3,189.45 Date 05/24/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERARA, PATRICIA A Employer name Div Alc & Alc Abuse Trtmnt Center Amount $3,189.41 Date 02/19/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRAUSE, ROBERT P Employer name Town of Hamburg Amount $3,189.40 Date 07/10/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAMINSKY, ANDREW N Employer name St Lawrence County Amount $3,189.36 Date 06/30/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOMBARDO, SCOTT A Employer name Erie County Amount $3,189.08 Date 08/31/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARCUS, MATTHEW S Employer name East Meadow Public Library Amount $3,188.77 Date 09/11/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAYLOR, KENT J Employer name South Colonie CSD Amount $3,188.65 Date 05/17/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLAHERTY, RACHEL M Employer name Peekskill City School Dist Amount $3,188.55 Date 03/06/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MENDELLO, CHRISTINE A Employer name Peekskill City School Dist Amount $3,188.55 Date 06/02/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AHSAN, SHAZIA Employer name Brentwood UFSD Amount $3,187.93 Date 11/23/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASSCLES, WELLINTON T Employer name Town of StoNY Point Amount $3,187.92 Date 03/28/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JASLOW, ERIC W Employer name Town of StoNY Point Amount $3,187.92 Date 01/24/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MULLER, PETER Employer name Town of StoNY Point Amount $3,187.92 Date 12/13/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROGERS, GERARD A Employer name Town of StoNY Point Amount $3,187.92 Date 09/08/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RITAYIK, JOHN A, JR Employer name SUNY College at New Paltz Amount $3,187.84 Date 06/16/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name RIELLY, JAMES R, SR Employer name Town of North East Amount $3,187.75 Date 04/29/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEDICI, KIMBERLY A Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $3,187.50 Date 10/06/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GASIC, KRISTIAN Employer name Town of Irondequoit Amount $3,187.50 Date 05/22/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GERLACH, WILLIAM C Employer name Town of Claverack Amount $3,187.49 Date 03/05/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System